Seattle Sounders' Cheeky Response to New York City FC Signing Frank Lampard

Mark Patterson@@MarkPattersonBRUK Staff WriterJuly 24, 2014

Getty

Frank Lampard joining New York City FC—which the club announced today—is a pretty big deal to the MLS.

But over on the West Coast the Seattle Sounders were doing their best to play it down, talking up the superhuman powers of U.S. men's national team star Clint Dempsey instead:

But can Frank Lampard conjure fire? pic.twitter.com/wViAooMFli

Seattle Sounders FC (@SoundersFC) July 24, 2014

Can he? Can he conjure fire? Your move, Frank.

[Twitter]

 

Related

    Why Everyone’s Talking About Malcom

    World Football logo
    World Football

    Why Everyone’s Talking About Malcom

    Sam Tighe
    via Bleacher Report

    Sergi Roberto Agrees New Barcelona Contract

    World Football logo
    World Football

    Sergi Roberto Agrees New Barcelona Contract

    Albert Masnou
    via sport

    Trump-Led U.S. Could Harm World Cup Bid—Gulati

    World Football logo
    World Football

    Trump-Led U.S. Could Harm World Cup Bid—Gulati

    Tom Sunderland
    via Bleacher Report

    Head of U. S. Soccer: Pro/Rel, Ending Pay-to-play 'Nonsensical'

    World Football logo
    World Football

    Head of U. S. Soccer: Pro/Rel, Ending Pay-to-play 'Nonsensical'

    ESPN.com
    via ESPN.com